Abstrast Bentwood box by Gitxsan artist Trevor Angus
Abstract-Raven Bentwood Box

Abstract-Raven Bentwood Box

Trevor Angus (Gitxsan)
Regular price CAD $500.00

"Raven is one of the most important beings in Northwest Coast art and [oral histories], although the nature of his role varies from one culture to the next, and his predominance diminishes from north to south...Raven has the power to transform both himself and other beings. In stories, Raven is intelligent, curious, innovative and resourceful, yet selfish, greedy... and mischievous(Shearar 2000: 19-20). - Understanding Northwest Coast Art: A Guide to Crests, Beings and Symbols

Medium: Steam-bent yellow cedar & acrylic, red cedar base and lid

Dimensions: 4½" x 4½" x 4½"

Location: Satellite Shop at SFU Vancouver Bookstore (Harbour Centre)